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however

US [haʊˈevər]
UK [haʊˈevə(r)]
  • adv.然而;不过;无论如何;不管怎样
  • conj.不管用什么方法;〈古〉虽然
  • Web可是;但是;转折
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adv.
1.
(与形容词或副词连用)无论到什么程度,不管多么used with an adjective or adverb to mean ‘to whatever degree’
He wanted to take no risks, however small.
他再小的风险也不想冒。
She has the window open, however cold it is outside.
不管外面多冷她都开着窗户。
However carefully I explained, she still didn't understand.
无论我解释得多么仔细,她还是没弄懂。
2.
不管怎样;无论如何in whatever way
However you look at it, it's going to cost a lot.
不管你怎么看,它都要花很多钱。
3.
然而;不过;仍然used to introduce a statement that contrasts with sth that has just been said
He was feeling bad. He went to work, however, and tried to concentrate.
他感觉不舒服,但他仍然去上班,并且努力集中精神工作。
We thought the figures were correct. However, we have now discovered some errors.
我们原以为这些数据正确,不过我们现在发现了一些错误。

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